Civil Rights Movement - Native Americans

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Civil Rights Movement - Native Americans.

1. What killed around 90% of Native Americans?
a. Earthquakes
b. Guns
c. Bear attacks
d. Disease
e. Hurricanes

2. True or False: The arrival of European settlers had little impact on the daily lives of Native Americans.

3. What president signed the Indian Removal Act in 1830?
a. Thomas Jefferson
b. Bill Clinton
c. Andrew Jackson
d. Abraham Lincoln
e. John Adams

4. Where were the Five Civilized Tribes forced to move by the U.S. government?
a. Oklahoma
b. Texas
c. California
d. Canada
e. Oregon

5. What name was given to the forced march of Native Americans from their homelands?
a. Endless Journey
b. Death March
c. Great Betrayal
d. March on Washington
e. Trail of Tears

6. By what nickname is the Indian Civil Right Act sometimes called?
a. Native American Law
b. Indian Bill of Rights
c. Native American Amendment
d. Indian Magna Carta
e. Indian Constitution

7. What law gave Native Americans full citizenship in the United States and the right to vote?
a. Fourteenth Amendment
b. Indian Removal Act
c. General Allotment Act
d. Indian Citizenship Act
e. Nineteenth Amendment

8. The Indian Appropriations Act said that Native American tribes were no longer what?
a. United States Citizens
b. Independent Nations
c. Certified States of the Union
d. All of the above
e. None of the above

9. True or False: There are still many complex issues surrounding Native American civil rights today?

10. What did the Indian Civil Rights Act guarantee Native Americans?
a. The right to an attorney
b. Trial by jury
c. Free speech
d. A speedy and fair trial
e. All of the above

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